Recap - Penguins Defeat Phoenix 2-1
|Recap - Penguins Defeat Phoenix 2-1|
Phoenix was unable to break down Marc-Andre Fleury on Monday, firing 37 shots but scoring only 1 time in a 2-1 loss against the Penguins.
Pittsburgh won as a -165 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Pittsburgh got goals from Zbynek Michalek and Chris Kunitz in the victory. Michalek opened the scoring at 11:44 of the first period.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 36-save effort for the Penguins.
Ray Whitney scored for the Coyotes, finding the net behind Marc-Andre Fleury.
Mike Smith stopped 26 of 28 shots for the Coyotes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Pittsburgh went 0-for-1, while the Coyotes were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Phoenix outshot Pittsburgh 37-28 in the game.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Maple Leafs. The Coyotes will aim to get back on the winning track at Columbus.